Archives July 2016

Summit Rocacorba


Summit RocacorbaToday’s ride is the big one. Not so much in total distance but on the length and hardness of the climb. We head out for Banyoles and make good time to the turn off to Pujarnol and the start of … Read more

Top of Els Angels

Sa Tuna Loop

Top of Els AngelsHalf the lads have decided to have a day off today and explore Girona so it’s just four on today’s ride, Coxy, Steve, Roly and Howard.

The first part of today’s ride takes us back over the Els Angels climb … Read more

Johnny G Sant Hiliari

Sant Hilari Loop

Johnny G Sant HiliariToday’s ride is a long 75 miles out through Girona to Angles then across to Sant Hilari via Osor and the back via St Colona, Sils and Caldes de Mallavella.

The heat is already rising as we set off through … Read more

Overlooking the Med on route from Sant Feliu

Sant Feliu Loop

Overlooking the Med on route from Sant FeliuWe’re south east bound today down to the coast close to Tossa de Mar and then along the coast road to Sant Feliu and it looks relatively simple on the map. What could go wrong today…

We head to the … Read more

The peleton heads for Olot

The Olot Loop

The peleton heads for OlotIt’s another scorcher as the lads set out on the 75 mile loop out to Olot and back but first we have to negotiate Girona avoiding the major roads. The lads find it relatively easy and are soon are on … Read more

At the summit Els Angels

Roses to Quart

At the summit Els AngelsRoses was a really nice spot right on the coast and we spent last night along the sea front. All restaurants rather than bars as the Brits don’t come here. But we had a good night and we awake to … Read more

Howard nears the summit Portbou

Avignon to Roses

After yesterday’s drama on Mont Ventoux the lads were hoping for an easy day today. We know how those end up…

Too far to make Roses on the bikes from Avigon in one day so the lads are getting the … Read more